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After 13 Years, Scientists Finally Map the Massive Wheat Genome

In a field at the edge of the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus, half a dozen students and lab technicians glance up at the darkening …

This Is Your Brain On Music

USC's Dr. Assal Habibi has been studying the brains of 80 kids for five years in the hopes of answering the question: does studying music enhance …

Study Skills

40 Amazing Ways To Make Homemade Ice Cream

Give us all the ice cream.<p>Homemade ice cream can be a pretty intimidating affair—but the results can be so worth it.

Kate Middleton Repeating Outfits Will Inspire You to Take a Second Look at Your Own Closet

As a member of the British royal family, Kate Middleton has access to many designers, but that hasn't stopped her from rewearing her favorite looks multiple times. Whether she's rocking the same outfit with new accessories or repeating a dress with a different hairstyle, the Duchess of Cambridge is …

Most anticipated tech products of 2018 (and beyond)

Inside Yayoi Kusama's New Instagram Sensation in the Rockaways

It’s time, once again, for your regular reminder that you’ll never be as prolific as the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama has been over the past few years—which is to say, ever since she entered her late 80s. Never mind that she’s already been a force in the art world for decades; now 89, the artist …

Know Thyself, Know Thy Company: Microsoft's CEO on Seeking Purpose at Work | Heleo

“One of the greatest powers is to be able to take one person’s idea [and] another person’s idea and make [them] more powerful by bringing them …

Self-improvement

The New Vintage Vanguard: 6 Shops You Need to Know

Plus, expert tips for starting your own collection.<p>Ten vintage experts across the country share their tips on turning dusty finds into …

Home Decorating

Thai cave: How life in darkness could affect trapped boys

The 12 boys and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand may be stuck there for a lengthy period – how will a lack of daylight affect them? Linda Geddes explores what scientists know.<p>It’s dark, damp, and dangerous to escape. But fortunately for the 12 boys and their football coach trapped deep …

3. Natural Woman

When Mary Jane Jones sang the gospel, her colossal voice seemed to travel far beyond her local Baptist church, over the ramshackle homes of West …

Mission Accomplished

In 1986, the space shuttle Challenger stunned the nation when it broke apart 73 seconds into flight. This is the story of the soccer ball that …

Coast Guard

A note to readers

By Charles Krauthammer<p>Charles Krauthammer<p>Columnist<p>Email Bio<p>Columnist<p>I have been uncharacteristically silent these past ten months. I had thought that silence would soon be coming to an end, but I’m afraid I must tell you now that fate has decided on a different course for me.<p>In August of last year, …

Charles Krauthammer

​19 Summer Wedding Guest Dresses for Every Budget

Starting at under $50. Seriously.<p>Half of my friends are about to get engaged and the other half are already planning their weddings. (Okay, not <i>quite</i> that many, but it feels like it!) I’m trilled for them, but also truly terrified—where did the time go?? And more importantly, what do I wear?? So …

Clothing

'Holy grail of cancer research': doctors positive about early detection blood test

Blood tests called liquid biopsies show signs of finding 10 different types of cancer at an early stage<p>A blood test for 10 different types of cancers could one day help doctors screen for the disease before patients show symptoms, researchers at the world’s largest gathering of oncologists have …

Cancer

How Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Became a Rock Star

Over the past two years filming a documentary about Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we have witnessed the phenomenon of an octogenarian legal scholar …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Samsung Galaxy S9, S9 Plus 128GB and 256GB storage options arrive in May

Samsung is bumping up the storage options on its Galaxy S9 phones just in time for summer vacations and events.<p>The S9 and S9 Plus announced back in March, but it only made 64GB versions available to carriers. You'll now be able to pick up both models with 128GB or 256GB of built-in storage. You can …

Oculus patch fixes sudden failure of Rift headsets, includes $15 store credit for affected users (update)

A flaw related to an expired security certificate has been fixed<p><b>Update 3:</b> Oculus has issued an emergency patch that’s simple to install and quickly solves the issue. Feel free to use our step-by-step guide. It explains how to get your Rift working again. We tried the process on two different …

Israeli police recommend indictment of Netanyahu on corruption charges

By Loveday Morris and<p>Ruth Eglash<p>Ruth Eglash<p>Reporter covering Israel and the Palestinian territories<p>Email Bio Follow<p>JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime ­Minister Benjamin Netanyahu should be indicted in two corruption cases on suspicion of accepting bribes, fraud and breach of trust, police recommended …

News

Uber settles dispute with Alphabet's self-driving car unit

Uber has settled its courtroom battle with Alphabet's self-driving car unit Waymo.<p>Uber will pay Waymo a 0.34 percent equity stake amounting to about …

These Are the 8 Trends Everyone Will Be Wearing in 2018

With the end of 2017, a few trends will start to make a slow exit (like cold-shoulder tops, millennial pink) as new ones arrive in their place.<p>Spring …

Ask Yourself These Seven Questions Before Setting 2018 Goals

The end of December is a great time to step back to reflect on the year before the frenzy of a new year starts again. One of the activities I cherish the most (and recommend to my executive coaching clients) is to do a personal year-end review.<p>Doing a personal review is critical before you set new …

Happiness

How to trick your brain into keeping a New Year’s resolution

Apply the power of habit to your annual goals.<p>Breaking New Year’s resolutions is so time-honored a tradition that companies can actually stake their business model on it. Gyms like Planet Fitness depend on thousands joining up at the beginning of the year, only to fail on the follow-through. They …

10 Quick Changes to Fix Your Phone's Speed Issues

So you bought a shiny new phone, and a few months later you realize it isn't as fast as it used to be. We've all been there, and the issue isn't …

Volume, the first online publishing platform for visual arts, launches with Look & See by Anthony Burrill

There’s no denying that our lives are becoming more and more digitised and that, as this happens, the world of print is having to adapt to keep up. …

Design Concepts—Creative Thinking And Exploration To Develop And Select Ideas

A good concept can make your design more interesting. It can add depth and meaning to your work. A concept helps you generate new and related ideas. …

Orijeen’s color-changing furniture is kind of genius

Trippy!<p>Seoul-based design studio Orijeen has created a pair of eye-popping storage cabinets infused with color. The items in their new “Color Flow” collection are covered with a ridged lenticular surface that refracts the light from a color gradient beneath it depending on your angle to the piece. …

Furniture

Design — for Democracy or Decadence? – Muzli - Design Inspiration

Design — for Democracy or Decadence?<p>In this age of consumerism, what are we really designing for?<p>The needs of society or its wants? Aesthetics or …

HP to usher in new design era with its revolutionary software

HP is opening its software to help creatives and brands collaborate to achieve greater and more rapid customisation and personalisation of their …

THE LOOP, a short documentary about design thinking at IBM

General Manager of Design at IBM Phil Gilbert and his team have achieved something remarkable over the past 4 years—they’ve created a design thinking …

Before & After: A Tired '70s Bathroom Gets a Classic Update

After a long search, Melina and Fabio finally found a two-bedroom place in their desired New York neighborhood — and at a price they could actually …